as a healing art has been with us for many years, having been originated
in the early 1800s in Japan by Dr. Usui.
healing art of Reiki sends the Universal Life Force energy, also
known as Chi (Chinese), Ki (Japanese), and Ka (Egyptian), to certain
areas in the body. This energy is of a higher vibration and as it
courses through the physical body, it raises the vibration of all
the cells in that body. This promotes balance and health in not
only the physical body, but also in the emotional, mental, and spiritual
the Reiki session you remain completely clothed. The Reiki Practitioner
typically will be gently laying her/his hands on you, starting at
your head and working down to your feet. Often the Practitioner
will be guided to perform the healing in one of your energy bodies,
in which case they would not be touching you but would instead be
working at a distance above your body. If you are not comfortable
being touched, the Reiki session is also effective when done in
the energy bodies that surround the physical body.
sacred symbols will be used during the session to enhance and focus
the energy where it is most needed. I begin with the traditional
Reiki symbols and honor the spiritual guidance I receive from my
guides and from yours in the use of other symbols, such as non-traditional
Reiki symbols and Zibu angel symbols.
may experience deep relaxation during the session, and may even
fall asleep. When the session is complete, you may feel energized
or very peaceful and calm.
this is energy work, you will be thirsty after the session, and
possibly for several days following the session. Drink at least
8 glasses of water per day to honor your body's request and drink
only pure (not tap) water. The water will flush out any toxins that
are being released as a part of the healing process. When your body
is sufficiently hydrated, the cells in your body can communicate
more clearly and efficiently, which promotes faster healing.
can also be done long distance. As with all healing and spiritual
work permission from the person who is to receive the healing is
me for more information or to schedule an appointment for a
am a Reiki Master in the Usui tradition. If you'd like to learn
this wonderful healing modality, I offer classes. More information